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    In first Ukraine trip, NATO chief tries balancing act on Russia (Reuters)
    Sep21

    In first Ukraine trip, NATO chief tries balancing act on Russia (Reuters)

    By Robin Emmott BRUSSELS (Reuters) – With a troubled peace plan for the Ukrainian conflict nearing its deadline, NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg will attempt a balancing act to reassure Kie… …read more Source: The West...

    In first Ukraine trip, NATO chief tries balancing act on Russia
    Sep21

    In first Ukraine trip, NATO chief tries balancing act on Russia

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – With a troubled peace plan for the Ukrainian conflict nearing its deadline, NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg will attempt a balancing act to reassure Kiev of the West’s support without antagonizing Moscow when he visits Ukraine on Monday. …read more Source:...

    Poland: Seal EU borders
    Sep21

    Poland: Seal EU borders

    For the last few weeks, Europe has quarreled and quibbled about how to divide up 120,000 refugees among EU member countries. While we talk, the wave of refugees continues to grow and grow. Instead we should be jumping into action with a broad plan that tackles the causes of the exodus as well as the symptoms. And we need to strike the right...

    Putin wants air base in Belarus
    Sep21

    Putin wants air base in Belarus

        MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered his ministers to agree a deal with Belarus so that Moscow can establish an air base in the ex-Soviet country, as Kremlin’s ties with the West remain at a post-Cold War low over the Ukraine crisis. The creation of a Russian military air base on the doorstep of the Euro...

    Crimea Tatars seek to block peninsula to protest Russian annexation (AFP)
    Sep20

    Crimea Tatars seek to block peninsula to protest Russian annexation (AFP)

    Chongar (Ukraine) (AFP) – Hundreds of pro-Kiev activists from Crimea’s Tatar community on Sunday launched a blockade of roads from Ukraine to the Crimean peninsula to protest Russia’s seizure of their home region. …read more Source: The West...

    Ethnic Tatars declare ‘economic blockade’ of Crimea
    Sep20

    Ethnic Tatars declare ‘economic blockade’ of Crimea

    Ethnic Tatar activists have vowed to cut off goods supplies to the Russian-annexed peninsular in a bid to highlight harassment by the authorities there …read more Source: The...

    Russia funds Moscow conference for US, EU and Ukraine separatists
    Sep20

    Russia funds Moscow conference for US, EU and Ukraine separatists

    Conference includes representatives of Sinn Féin and radical black power Uhuru Movement despite Kremlin crackdown on its own dissidentsThe Russian government has helped fund a conference in Moscow to bring together separatists from the United States and eastern Ukraine, despite cracking down on its own dissidents.Opposition to the US and European...

    Is Putin Winning or Losing?
    Sep20

    Is Putin Winning or Losing?

    Pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine don’t think they’re getting enough support from the Kremlin, and are openly wondering if Putin still wants to help them win. Bloomberg has more: Ukrainian separatist leaders say their hopes of full integration with Russia or greater independence are fading as the Kremlin tightens the reins on their...

    Global separatist groups meet up in Moscow – but no one criticises Russia
    Sep20

    Global separatist groups meet up in Moscow – but no one criticises Russia

    There were the Hawaiians, the Irish, the Puerto Ricans, the Catalans and the Ukrainians. Comrades all. But the Scottish, potential stars of the world’s first separatist conference, were a no-show. …read more Source: The...

    ‘Vulture’ fund Aurelius targets Ukraine debt
    Sep20

    ‘Vulture’ fund Aurelius targets Ukraine debt

    …read more Source: Buenos Aires Herald